IAS Prelims CSAT PaperII (Aptitude): Questions 20  22 of 95
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Question number: 20
» Arithmetic » Numbers and Counting » Basic Arithmetic Operations
Appeared in Year: 2014
Question
A straight line segment is 36 cm long. Points are to be marked on the line from both the end points. From each end, the first point is at a distance of 1 cm from the end, the second point is at a distance of 2 cm from the first point and the third point is at a distance of 3 cm from the second point and so on. If the points on the ends are not counted and the common points are counted as one, what is the number of points?
Choices
Choice (4)  Response  

a.  14 

b.  12 

c.  10 

d.  16 

Question number: 21
» Logical Problems » Verification of Truth
Appeared in Year: 2014
Question
A question paper must have a question on one of the eight poets: A, B, C, D, E, F, G or H. The first four belong to the medieval period while the rest are considered modern poets. Generally, modern poets figure in the question paper in alternate years. Generally those who like H like G also; and those who like F like E also. The papersetter does not like to ask about F as he has written a book on F, but be likes F. Last year, the paper contained a question on A. On the basis of the information given, this year’s paper is most likely to contain a question on ________.
Choices
Choice (4)  Response  

a.  C 

b.  E 

c.  F 

d.  H 

Question number: 22
» Comprehension and Problem Solving » Time, Distance and Speed
Appeared in Year: 2014
Question
Two cars start towards each other, from two places A and B which are at a distance of 160 km. They start at the same time 08: 10 AM. If the speeds of the cars are 50 km and 30 km per hour respectively, they will meet each other at
Choices
Choice (4)  Response  

a.  10: 30 AM 

b.  11: 20 AM 

c.  11: 10 AM 

d.  10: 10 AM 
